Belmont Real Estate

Belmont is an affluent city in San Mateo County in the U.S. state of California. It is in the San Francisco Bay Area, on the San Francisco Peninsula halfway between San Francisco and San Jose. It was originally part of Rancho de las Pulgas, for which one of its main roads, the Alameda de las Pulgas, is named. The city was incorporated in 1926. Its population was 25,835 at the 2010 census.

Ralston Hall is a historic landmark built by Bank of California founder, William Chapman Ralston, on the campus of Notre Dame de Namur University. It was built around a villa formerly owned by Count Cipriani, an Italian aristocrat. The locally famous “Waterdog Lake” is also located in the foothills and highlands of Belmont.

Carlmont High School and Ralston Middle School are located in Belmont and are both Distinguished California Schools.

Belmont, California, gets 19 inches of rain per year. The US average is 37 inches. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 59.  On average, there are 255 sunny days per year in Belmont. The July high is around 77 degrees. The January low is 44.

The average sales price of Single Family Homes in Belmont in 2016 was $1,541,241.